Zoning for Emerson, GA

Largest Zones in Emerson, GA


    The Zoning Map for the City of Emerson in GA divides the city’s real estate into zones differentiated according to land use and building regulations.

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    What is the Land Use Allocation in Emerson, GA?

    The following table illustrates how land is allocated for various uses within the Emerson, GA as defined by city ordinances.

    Permitted Use TypePermitted Use Sub TypePercentageArea(sq. m)
    Eating and drinking establishments56.14%4320.79
    General retail64.75%4982.92
    Personal services64.75%4982.92
    Professional services64.75%4982.92
    Restricted retail55.53%4274.01
    Residential care facilities91.4%7034.04
    Schools and universities98.57%7586.07
    Transportation facilities and infrastructure64.14%4936.14
    Accessory dwelling unit79.21%6095.87
    Communal housing80.25%6176.52
    Dwellings (unspecified)45.61%3510.04
    Mobile home park55.53%4274.01
    Multi family dwelling56.96%4384.12
    Multi family dwelling mixed use45.61%3510.04
    Single family dwelling79.21%6095.87
    Two family dwelling18.92%1456.38
    Automobile related uses64.75%4982.92
    General commercial26.46%2036.34
    Non-retail sales64.14%4936.14
    Professional office64.75%4982.92
    Research and laboratory facilities64.14%4936.14
    Bed & breakfast53.36%4106.31
    Contractors office56.14%4320.79
    Equipment rental and repair services (excluding automobiles)35.06%2698.47
    General industrial35.06%2698.47
    Mining and resource extraction8.6%662.13
    Storage and warehouses64.14%4936.14
    Parking garage or lot64.14%4936.14
    Agricultural and hunting87.81%6758
    Temporary uses79.21%6095.87
    Utility structures100%7696.17

    What is Zoning Code?

    Zoning codes have shaped major U.S. cities for over a century, serving as the backbone of urban development by defining the permissible land uses and activities within neighborhoods. Zoning regulations enable cities to exercise control over the use and development of land, establishing clear guidelines for commercial, industrial, residential, and agricultural purposes. Essentially, zoning determines the possibilities and limitations for construction on a property.

    How does Zoning Impact Real Estate Values?

    Zoning plays a pivotal role in the entire lifecycle of a home and significantly influences various stages. Extensive research conducted by Zillow has underscored the importance of zoning regulations, showing their impact on home values. According to Zillow Research, housing markets with stricter land use regulations experienced the highest growth in home values. In fact, the most restrictive metropolitan areas witnessed an average appreciation of 23.4%, more than double that of the least restrictive metros. It's worth noting that zoning regulations are determined locally, and different cities may have varying degrees of restrictiveness. Furthermore, even within a city's zoning system, individual zones can vary in their level of restrictions, including different types of single-family zones. Zoneomics offers the most detailed coverage of zoning data, providing valuable insights for you to integrate and grow your database. These insights encompass permitted land uses, re-zonings, variances, density controls, built form controls, envelopes, housing supply data, employment generation, underutilized parcels, short-term rental permissibility, as well as information on proponents and developers. With Zoneomics, you gain access to an extensive array of zoning-related information to enhance your understanding and decision-making.